Since we’re having a destination wedding (we live in New York City but are getting married 2 hours away in East Hampton, N.Y.), I wanted to create welcome bags filled with local products. These items can really start to add up, especially when almost every guest is booking a hotel room. I picked my four favorite salty or sweet items that I thought best represented the East End.
North Fork Potato Chips (pictured above) was started as a solution to a decline in potato sales in the 1970’s. This family-run business began with a classic kettle cooked chip with real sunflower oil and the company has since expanded to include flavors like Cheddar & Onion, Rosemary & Garlic and Barbecue. I’m sticking with the classic variety for a crowd-pleasing late-night snack.